SARC-Homs hygiene promotion team continues its activities in the sheltering centers of Western countryside “Hasya” in May. (176 woman and 348 children) benefited from those activities that aimed to instruct the inhabitants of the “Rooms” sheltering center and Hasya camp. The activities started at the beginning of Summer to avoid the spreading of plagues by simple protective procedures in the targeted communities. The team enhance the local society’s ability of acting during the current circumstances and preventing any infection from spreading. The intervention in SARC-Homs sheltering centers of Hasya continued for three weeks. The team awareness activities, which targeted children and… Read More »
At the beginning of Summer, many diseases spread out, but it is possible to stop that by applying some simple protection procedures. Our most important work, during the last few days, was following up the health situation especially in schools so that we sought to start the school holiday by providing health awareness that contributes, within the local society, to prevent any disease from spreading as much as it could. Due to the joint collaboration of SARC-Homs branch the Disaster Management Committee, the health awareness team, supported by UNFPA, and the hygiene promotion team, supported by UNICEF intervened in AlMuhdatha… Read More »
SARC-Homs psycho-social support team trains and qualifies housewives throughout a professional project which started at the beginning of May. This project aims to help them copping with the current circumstances and the local society by enhancing their skills such as “nursing, home first aid and hairdressing” The project is applied in four areas “old city of Homs, Alsabouniya and AlDeba .” 160 ladies benefited from that project, and they attended social awareness sessions after professional training. It is worth mentioning that 4678 people benefited from SARC-Homs psycho-social support team’s services in May.
According to a competition among sheltering centers, the third and final charitable gallery of handworks was held in Yassin Farjani sheltering center, yesterday evening. The gallery contained many sections that show ladies’ work such as sewing, recycling old clothes and antiques as well as crochet and knitting textiles. In addition, the gallery highlighted the professional training workshops that were held inside the sheltering center for the beneficiaries “ hair style and carpentry” and the project of “ securing alternative meat”. It is worth mentioning that the management of SARC Homs branch- the sheltering center, Yassin Farjani, works on rehabilitating and building capacities of the… Read More »
Due to the deterioration of the public health situations among the affected communities as a result to the current crisis in Syria, SARC-Homs branch established the national program for hygiene promotion in the local communities in order to provide healthy and dignified life for the affected people . It also held a training hygiene promotion course aimed to support 15 volunteers with the basics and to enable them to plan and carry out awareness activities for hygiene promotion team. The course was held in Al-Shaheed Hakam Al Sibai’s Hall on 23 -26 May 2015. In fact, the course included important practical and theoretical sessions in which… Read More »